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Unformatted text preview: February 6 th , 2011 Axial Skeleton- 80 bones o Skull o Thoracic Cage o Vertebral Column- Skull = cranial + facial + associated bones- Cranium o Occipital bone o Parietal bone o Frontal bone o Temporal bone o Sphenoid o Ethmoid- Face o Maxillae o Paltine bones o Nasal bones o Inferior nasal conchae o Zygomatic Cheek Bones o Lacrimal bones o Vomer o Mandible A.K.A. the jaw- Bregma = Point where coronal and sagittal suture meet in skull- Alveolar process o Part of mandible where lower teeth are o Part of maxilla where upper teeth are- Orbit Area o Bordered by o Maxilla o Zygomatic o Frontal- Superiro Orbital Fissure o Veins and arteries go through this- Lesser wing of Sphenoid o Optic canal where optic nerve connects to eyeball Maxilla/Maxillary Bone- Located in face, oral cavity, nasal cavity, orbit Palatine Bone- Located in oral cavity and nasal cavity Ethmoid Bone- Located within nasal cavity, orbit, and cranial cavity- Nasal Conchae o Superior and Middle Concahe = Parts of one bone...
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- Spring '11